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Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl Chumley is a continuous news writer for The Washington Times. Previously, she was part of the start-up team for The Washington Times' digital aggregation product, Times247. She's also a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Phillips Foundation. She can be reached at cchumley@washingtontimes.com.

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

** FILE ** President Barack Obama arrives in San Francisco, Tuesday, July 22, 2014, to continue a three-day West Coast trip that is planned to include at least five fundraising events in Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles. (AP Photo)

Obama's 'Katrina moment' leaves his favorability factor at 42 percent

For all the talk about a possible "Katrina moment" for President Obama for his failure to visit the southern border and witness firsthand the crisis of illegal minor-age immigrant border crossers, his numbers are holding steady. But that could be because they were already so low. Published July 23, 2014

In this Tuesday, July 8, 2014 image made from video, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, visits Kumsusan Palace of the Sun to mark the 20th anniversary of the death of its first leader, Kim Il Sung, in Pyongyang, North Korea. Kim seemed to have somehow hurt his leg enough to require a slight, but visible, limp as he marched across the stage Tuesday to assume his position of honor. He limped again as he left the room when the event was over. (AP Photo/KRT via AP Video) TV OUT, NORTH KOREA OUT

Dancing Kim Jong-un video sparks North Korea fury

A video that puts the head of Kim Jong-un on various dancing bodies and sticks him in various scenarios — skipping hand in hand with Osama bin Laden, riding atop a pig across a farmland — has sparked the fury of the North Korean government. Published July 22, 2014

George Takei accepts the Vito Russo Award at the GLAAD Media Awards on Saturday, May 3, 2014 in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

GLAAD condemns Hollywood's depiction of LGBT crowd

One of the nation's largest gay rights groups has stepped up its criticism of Hollywood, saying the movie-making crowd isn't giving due nods to those of lesbian-gay-bisexual-transgender persuasion. Published July 22, 2014